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  • Why 'Guardians of the Galaxy' May Be Marvel's Most Important Movie

    "Guardians of the Galaxy" may be the most important film in Marvel Studios' history. Its $94 million domestic debut this weekend astounded box office prognosticators who were predicting an opening in the $65 million to $70 million range, and demonstrated...
  • Border drones and labor-bots: Alex Rivera's prescient 'Sleep Dealer'

    Border drones and labor-bots: Alex Rivera's prescient 'Sleep Dealer'
    Filmmaker Alex Rivera had the idea for his sci-fi movie "Sleep Dealer" back in 1997. At the time, he envisioned a future in which wars were fought via drone, the water supply was privatized by corporations and eager young workers at the Mexican border...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy': Marvel's space opera gets stellar reviews

    'Guardians of the Galaxy': Marvel's space opera gets stellar reviews
    With names like Star-Lord, Groot and Drax the Destroyer, the motley band of heroes at the center of Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" don't have near the name recognition of, say, Iron Man or Captain America — but don't brand them the B-team just...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy's' heroes aren't what you'd expect

    Hard as it is to believe, within the memory of those still living, Marvel was not always the movie establishment's billion-dollar behemoth but a scrappy, iconoclastic comic book gadfly. So one of the most pleasant surprises of the altogether pleasant...
  • Film world's cast of toys teleport into digital playground

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Those ubiquitous Angry Birds flew from the mobile screen to the toy store, hooked up with Hollywood, and are headed back to the digital world thanks to the telepod. That is toymaker Hasbro Inc's answer to...
  • Hollywood Bowl's 'Noche de Cine' also a night of Gustavos

     Hollywood Bowl's 'Noche de Cine' also a night of Gustavos
    "Noche de Cine," a movie night at the Hollywood Bowl on Thursday, was also a noche de Gustavos. Gustavo Dudamel conducted the Los Angeles Philharmonic for the second of his two concerts in the Hollywood Bowl's Americas & Americans festival. Guitarist...
  • Comic-Con, Hollywood and the nature of modern fandom

    Comic-Con, Hollywood and the nature of modern fandom
    At the annual Comic-Con International expo, pop-culture fandom is elevated to veritable religious status, and the convention's 130,000-odd attendees have countless ways to worship at the altars of their choosing. Want to dress up as a Stormtrooper? Suit...
  • Chris Weitz talks about his YA novel, 'The Young World'

    Chris Weitz talks about his YA novel, 'The Young World'
    "I write lying down — much like Marcel Proust. The only thing I have in common with him," Chris Weitz says, laughing. Known as a director and screenwriter, Weitz has just published his first novel, "The Young World" (Little Brown: 384 pp, $19),...
  • Area authors can showcase works at Leesburg library

    The Leesburg Public Library is accepting entries for its fourth annual Local Authors' Showcase, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 11 at the library, 100 E. Main St. The expo is open to any local authors of young adult fiction books — published...
  • Hydrants on Parade

    Hydrants on Parade
    It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s … a Superman fire hydrant?! No need to look to the skies: Superman, along with his super friends, currently resides at street level in downtown Skokie, part of the Hydrants on Parade installation. ...
  • Chatting with "Goodnight Darth Vader" cartoonist

    Chatting with "Goodnight Darth Vader" cartoonist
    Jeffrey Brown probably seemed, at first, an unlikely creator to help expand the “Star Wars” universe. The Chicago-based artist began his comics career penning memoirs that resembled personal sketchbooks. Since becoming a father, however, Brown...
  • Marvel delivers the summer movie you've been waiting for

    "Guardians of the Galaxy" is the film that moviegoers have been waiting for all summer. "Godzilla" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" featured action, but they just didn't have the energy that makes summer popcorn movies pop. The other big hope,...